American Tournament: here’s how y’all did

Chef turned champion in the American Tournament at the club on Sunday when after a magnificent display of multitasking, barbecuer-in-chief Trevor Bracher came top, proving he is equally proficient with balls as burgers. Trevor was chased hard by top woman player, Rachel Dekker, who finished the day just one point behind. See how you did…

Fishbourne teams excel in P&D summer league

Three Fishbourne teams are in line for promotion after the club’s most successful summer season of tennis yet in the LTA’s Portsmouth & District League. Of Fishbourne’s seven teams competing, both the men’s number one team (captain Tom Craddock) and the ladies’ doubles team (captain Kate Gurl) topped their groups and have been crowned champions…

FTC Championships 2018: all the winners

The sun shone, the flags were up, the courts looked great, the barbecue sizzled and a large crowd of FTC members, friends and family all made the club’s Finals Day 2018 one to remember. But chiefly it was the finalists themselves who put on some excellent displays of tennis  and contributed the most to the…

2018/19 coaching schedule published

Now the summer holidays have finished the club’s coaching partner Generation Tennis is starting its regular weekly coaching programme. On a Tuesday evening there are two classes for adults: Rusty Rackets and Improvers. New members to the club are especially welcome. Both classes are on a pay ‘n play basis so just turn up and join…

Everything all set for greatest club Finals Day

With the semi-final matches now almost completed and most of the finalists confirmed, the scene is set for an enthralling day of tennis action at the Fishbourne Tennis Club Championships 2018 Finals Day this comingSaturday, 1st September. The first finals will be men’s and ladies’ singles starting at 11.00 on Saturday, with all the other matches following on…

Cove vs Hart: the showdown

One of the most eagerly awaited confrontations of this year’s Fishbourne Tennis Club Championships, between veteran singles champion Bill Cove and young wannabe Sam Hart, kicks off at the club at 6.30pm on Friday 22 June. A large crowd of spectators is expected and the Fishbourne Centre bar will be open.